Intensive Course of Portuguese as a Foreign Language - Initiation Level A1
General Objectives of the CourseTo enable students to acquire and/or develop communicative skills in Portuguese at different language levels. The course will provide skills conforming to a A1 level.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Mode of StudyFace-to-Face
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)Portuguese
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingStudents enrolled in this course are not assessed. In order to obtain a diploma and an attendance certificate they need to attend at least 75% of the classes taught.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsTaking as reference the descriptors of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, students should be able to:
Beginners Level (A1): acquire or improve communicative skills in Portuguese aiming at understand and apply vocabulary related to daily activities and basic needs using simple sentences; to be able to understand simple and short written and spoken texts, both informative and descriptive; to be able to write simple sentences and short texts; to be able to interact orally in different situations relating to everyday life.
Cristina dos Santos Pereira Martins
Isabel Maria de Almeida Santos
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
In order to obtain a diploma and an attendance certificate they need to attend at least 75% of the classes taught.
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 3 SEMANAL
ECTS Credits: 4.5
Call for Applications (only in portuguese)
- 1st Quarterial
Start date: 28-08-2017
End date: 15-09-2017
- 2nd Quarterial
Start date: 30-01-2018
End date: 17-02-2018
- 3rd Quarterial
Start date: 20-06-2018
End date: 20-07-2018